Galapagos Islands Hotels
If you are looking to add to your already unforgettable cruise in the Islands, you can add extra nights in a Galapagos Hotel. Or, if you have decided that your legs aren't fit for sea, stay in a Galapagos Hotel and experience the islands on various day or land based tours, including diving as well. Otherwise, spend your time relaxing poolside or in your comfortable room with the captivating views of the Archipelago.
Either before or after a Galapagos Cruise, feel at ease booking one of our recommended hotels on one of the main Islands of Santa Cruz, Isabela, Floreana, or San Cristobal. Each hotel has been selected based on the worthiness of their facilities, services, location and quality of the overall Galapagos experience available.
All the chosen hotels promise relaxing and comfortable accommodations along with a friendly atmosphere. Each hotel offers unique opportunities of their own to enjoy and experience different encounters in the Galapagos. Find one that suites your personal interests below.
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A wide range of hotels and restaurants are available to you in Galapagos on Santa Cruz. As the most popular visitor site and main visitor center in Galapagos, Puerto Ayora is bursting with opportunity around every corner.
Cruises visit this main port of Santa Cruz daily and many tour services offer last minute cruises and land tours for great prices. During your stay on the island you can always return to the comfort of your hotel after visiting the popular Charles Darwin Research Station - the former home of Lonesome George, the famous Giant Tortoise from Pinta Island, or from taking a leisurely walk to one of the most beautiful beaches in Galapagos, Tortuga Bay. These are just a few of the many Galapagos land based tour activities available to you.
|Finch Bay Eco Hotel
An award winning hotel, Finch Bay offers you a choice between suites with an ocean view or rooms with beautiful garden scenery. The hotel is located across the bay from Puerto Ayora and is just a short walk away from the beach. Enjoy Finch Bay's wifi service, available computers, swimming pool, bar, creative culinary meals and maybe even book a day trip on their yacht to visit closeby visitor attractions.
|Galapagos Safari Camp
Looking for an island escape that suits your adventurous ways? Galapagos Safari Camp provides you and your family a unique option of safari camping, but on the luxurious side. The location is pretty impressive as it sits on the highest point Santa Cruz giving guests a panoramic view of islands in the distance. In total there are 9 luxury suites and a newly added family suite.
|Pikaia Luxury Lodge
Pikaia lodge is a new concept in luxury and design in Galapagos. Settled on top of two extinct volcanic craters, the lodge boast 31 hectares of giant tortoise reserve. Is located in the transition zone between the arid savanna and the tropical mist forest, offering the perfect weather for a confortable and unforgettable stay.
|Royal Palm Hotel
The Royal Palm is a secluded five star hotel located in the highlands of Santa Cruz, about 20 minutes from Puerto Ayora. Complementing its natural surroundings, the Royal Palm has lovely gardens and pools surrounding the 21 villas. Find yourself encountering many of the Galapagos wildlife such as Darwin's acclaimed finches and other remarkable birds and animals. Take advantage of the secluded location and services offered to guests in order to enjoy the rest of islands.
The Red Mangrove is not a typical lodge as it is the only one on Santa Cruz that blends in with a surrounding Mangrove Forest. Ecologically minded, the Red Mangrove offers first class services in both accommodation and additional services, as they can easily arrange land-based programs. Feel free to choose a room that faces inwards towards the Mangroves and watch the unique ecosystem in its most natural state or take advantage of the seaside rooms with a view.
Ikala Hotel, the newest 4+ star high-quality boutique hotel in the Galapagos Islands, is located in the small town of Puerto Ayora in Santa Cruz Island. The hotel has a prime location; it is just 10-minute walk distance to the famous Charles Darwin Station and just one block from the pier.
|Angermeyer Waterfront Inn
If you are looking for a hotel directly on the water, Angermeyer Waterfront Inn is just that. With its own private dock and restaurant on the edge of the sea, its hard not to feel like a local or watch passing sea lions, sea turtles and other Galapagos creatures drift by leisurely with the salty and warm breeze blowing.
|Sol y Mar Hotel
Hotel Solymar is where you can view both the sun and the sea at the same time while residing in one of the 17 different oceanside rooms. As the hotel sits beachside, the pool, restaurant, and bar and lounge are conveniently located just a few steps away from your accommodations. Also, if you are itching for some adventure, take advantage of the various tours Sol y Mar willingly offers, for both land and sea.
|Villa Laguna Hostel
Hotel Villa Laguna in Santa Cruz is both comfortable and spacious offering their guests accommodation and a handful of Galapagos Island hotel based tours and day cruises in the heart of Puerto Ayora. After a day of exploring, this is just the place to be to relax by the outdoor pool or to enjoy a meal in the hotel's onsite restaurant, El Manglar.
|Albatross Boutique Hotel
The Albatross Galapagos Boutique Hotel, mid-range priced, is great for families, individuals, or groups. This Galapagos hotel is located on the edge of the Puerto Ayora village with both ocean and garden views. Day trips and cruises are offered, as well as hotel based land tours.
|Galapagos Islands Hotel
Classified as a mid-range Galapagos resort, Casa Natura is located in the residential area of Puerto Ayora, Santa Cruz. The hotel is walking distance from the pier and other local installments like shops and restaurants. The hotel also assists in planning land based, diving, and island hopping tours.
The Crossman Hotel is located just two blocks away from Las Ninfas lakes, en route to Tortuga Bay and on the outskirts of the busiest part of Puerto Ayora. This first-class hotel can arrange Galapagos day tours, activities and other hotel based tours.
Located in a residential area, Fernandina Hotel is just a few minutes away from the Charles Darwin Station on Santa Cruz. Enjoy this first-class Galapagos lodging while they offer you many opportunities to visit many different visitor sites in the Galapagos and cruises.
Galapagos Suites is a small hotel that hosts up to 6 guests at a time in various single, double, and triple rooms. The hotel is within walking distance to the Malecon Pier and nearby beaches like Tortuga Bay are about a 45 minutes walk away. Visitors are provided first-class services, private balconies in each room with a hammock, and useful amenities. The owners share a passion for the Galapagos Islands that you will recognize upon arrival. Experience their helpfulness and love for the islands while they assist you in planning any activities you'd like to do during your stay.
Mainao Hotel is another first class option for Galapagos travelers looking for lodging near the water with amazing views heading out to sea and a beautiful garden area to relax. The hotel is located in Puerto Ayora, but away from the hustle and bustle of busy port town. The hotel also provides a personalized land tour service for guests.
|Santa Cruz Divers Lodge
Santa Cruz Divers Lodge is a Galapagos lodge that offers both land tours and diving tours. Families and groups are warmly welcomed and you can feel the friendly atmosphere of the staff as they do their best to give you a unique experience in the Galapagos Islands. The lodge is located in a quiet area of Puerto Ayora closeby to souvenir shops, the pelican bay fishing market, and ATMs.
Located in the center of Puerto Ayora, Hotel Silberstein is operated by a German family that offers not only a place to stay, but a well organized information center for tourists looking for day trips and Galapagos land tours as well. The environment of the hotel gives you a natural feel with many gardens, trees, and a intricately designed pool.
Fiesta Hotel has a great location as it sits just five minutes from the thriving streets of downtown Puerto Ayora and also resides by Las Ninfas lake. It is an easily enjoyable hotel with a restaurant, pool, recreational area, and laundry service available. Day trips, cruises, and many different land based tours are offered.
|La Peregrina Hostel
This small bed and breakfast Galapagos lodge is located in Puerto Ayora and has a lovely garden to enjoy the peacefulness of the hotel. La Peregrina is great for families or groups looking to share accommodations close together. If you are interested in seeing more of Santa Cruz or other islands the hotel can arrange more Galapagos land tours.
|Red Booby Hotel
Located front and center of Puerto Ayora, this Galapagos hotel is just a few blocks away from the piers and oceanfront, but at the same time offers a cozy atmosphere on the inside. Perfect for those looking to explore and take advantage of local attractions and extra Galapagos activities like scuba diving, kayaking, and visiting other island sites.
The Verdeazul Hotel is perfect for Galapagos tourists looking to save while still enjoying beautiful views of the sea. The hotel also provides great options for more Galapagos activities on Santa Cruz and other nearby sites.
Isabela is the largest of all the Galapagos Islands. Its main town is Puerto Villamil, mostly populated by fisherman. It is a beautiful island that is also developing quickly. You can enjoy both ends of the activity spectrum with quiet tranquility and excursions for more energetically paced folks. There are beaches within walking distance and many Galapagos land tours are available to popular visitor sites such as the Centro de Crianza - breeding center for Giant Tortoises, Sierra Negra Volcano, underground lava tunnes, Tagus Cove, and much more.
Located in a unique setting in the highlands of Isabela Island, Scalesia Lodge will give you an unmatchable experience in the heart of one of the world’s last remaining paradises. With first-class accommodations and superb services, Scalesia Lodge is one of the best options to explore these enchanted islands.
|Iguana Crossing Hotel
This Hotel is one of the newest and most modern hotels you can find on Isabela Island. The hotel was named after the many iguanas that cross from the lagoon situated beside the hotel, to the sea, so enjoy the luxury services the resort has to offer while watching Galapagos wildlife right outside the front door or your window. Ask the concierge services about Galapagos hotel based tours and other land or sea tours they offer.
Located in Isabela, Volcano Hotel brings you a simple, modern, and comfortable style where you can enjoy the magnificent beauty of this idyllic island. Each one of Volcano Hotel’s ten rooms were designed in order to provide maximum comfort.
Located directly on the pristine white sand beach of Galapagos' most beautiful and peaceful island, Hotel Albemarle offers guests a chance to explore the Galapagos' famous natural wonders from the comfort of the island's most luxurious hotel.
|Casa de Marita Hotel
Marita's house is a first class hotel in which you can enjoy the natural charms of Isabela Island, because it is located in the white sands of Puerto Villamil, offering with an incomparable view and an incomparable nearest to the colorful beaches of Galapagos Islands.
|La Laguna Hotel
Located in Galapagos, specifically in Isabela Island which is the largest island from the Galapagos Archipelago. It has six large volcanic domes; one of these is Sierra Negra Volcano which is the most famous active volcano in the island.
|Red Mangrove Isabela Lodge
Expect only the best from the Red Mangrove Lodge, just like the others located on different islands. This Red Mangrove is literally a hop, skip and a jump away from the sea as it is located right on the beach. Enjoy your seaside rooms, or the wrap around porches to listen to the waves crash along the shoreline.
|San Vicente Hotel
Hotel San Vicente provides all the comforts and facilities necessary, with 20 years experience, to offer our guests an excellent base from which to see Isabela, without any worries.
|The Wooden House
The Wooden House is located on Isabela Island, in Puerto Villamil on the road to the dock. The Wooden House offers a high quality ecotourism experience. A hostel where one will feel just like being at home.
Floreana is the longest inhabited island and one of the most mysterious. This Island was often frequented by pirates, buccaneers, and was finally settled in the early 1900s which eventually led to a disastrous love affair. An interesting story for those fascinated by thrillers! Hotels on Floreana offer popular Galapagos hotel based tours to visitor sites like Post Office Bay, Punta Cormorant, diving site Devils Crown, and many trails to enjoy but make sure you have a plan, always tell someone where you are going and take water with you as well!
|Red Mangrove Floreana Lodge
Red Mangrove Floreana Lodge is committed to minimizing their impact on the fragile environment of the Galapagos. The lodge has been constructed entirely out of pinewood from man made forests on the mainland. Once here, enjoy the complete serenity of staying on the least populated of all the Galapagos islands. Cool down after hot day in the breezy gazebo, or walk just three minutes to see the sea lions in their natural environment.
San Cristóbal is one of the oldest islands in the Archipelago and sits furthest to the East. Here, the capital of the Galapagos Province, Puerto Baquerizo Moreno is located. The small town is also a host to many Galapagos visitors, but not as populated like Santa Cruz. One of the two Galapagos airports is located on San Cristóbal, making these Galapagos hotels a convenient location for whenever you are ready to fly back to the mainland. There are many popular sites to visit here such as the Galapagos National Park Information Center that provides great interpretation material such as the natural and human history of the park. Other well-liked Galapagos land based tours include beaches and trails throughout the island within walking distances, and more trails for those who are interested in various hikes.
|Golden Bay Hotel
A beautiful and new concept in lodging on San Cristobal, Golden Bay blends modern construction techniques in harmony with its surrounding. Overlooking the Playa de Oro Beach, this hotel invites you to discover the best of the island in comfort, with superb services.
|Casa Opuntia Hotel
One of the finer San Cristobal hotels, Casa Opuntia is located just off the oceanfront with fantastic views overlooking the beach Playa de Oro. Take a walk down to the newly built boardwalk or enjoy Casa Opuntia's restaurant and their delicious seafood dishes surrounded by a beautiful garden and ocean scenery. During your stay select from the many wildlife and active Galapagos tours they have specifically designed just for guests.
Pimampiro Hostel is a great Galapagos hotel for you if you are looking for first-class accommodations. The hostels has been in operation for many years now welcoming both national and international visitors from around the world. Enjoy the same luxuries as bigger hotels like their pool, Galapagos hotel based tours, and great ocean views from your room!
|Casa Blanca Hotel
A great hotel for families, the Casa Blanca is located right across from the pier on Charles Darwin street. You can enjoy your room with views to the ocean, as well as options to visit local Galapagos attractions and book Galapagos land tours with the hotel.
Miconia Hotel is Smart Voyager certified, offering you an environmentally conscious stay on San Cristobal at an affordable low price. The hotel offers facilities like pool and Jacuzzi, rooms with seaside views, and a variety of different Galapagos land tour packages, as well as boat trips by day.